• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• At the time of application, students must have completed two semesters at a US college or university.
• Previous college-level coursework and/or other significant preparation in development studies, public health, or the social, economic, and political sciences.
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Social Science

Classroom Language



Local Hosts

Program Duration

Fall: Mid-August - Early December
Spring: Early February - Mid-May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2018-19  9/7/2018
Fall 2019-20  2/1/2019

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Switzerland, Geneva
SIT Global Health and Development Policy

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Spring 2019 is currently accepting waitlist candidates only. Please contact IAP with questions.
Offered through SIT Study Abroad, the Switzerland: Global Health and Development Policy program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will examine models of health systems and development policy in Geneva and the surrounding region, the world's capital for international organizations dedicated to public health, social justice, and sustainable development.

You will be working closely with both IAP and SIT on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the SIT website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.